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Tuesday, December 7, 2021
The deadliest fighting in years between Israel and Hamas had by mid-May killed over 200 Palestinians in Gaza, including dozens of children, and at least 10 in Israel. Both sides are accused of violating international law – Israel for its alleged disproportionate bombardment of residential buildings and Palestinian groups...
Brighton and Hove's Green Council has pledged to continue fighting against the forced academisation of Moulsecoomb Primary Brighton and Hove’s Green Council has today reaffirmed its commitment to the Hands Off Moulsecoomb Primary Campaign, as news that three new academy sponsors are being considered. The campaign will relaunch with an online...
With Boris Johnson being under constant and intense scrutiny as every day passes in a lockdown now soon to lift, attention is constantly being placed on who may be able to do a better job in the future.   Since his election following Jeremy Corbyn’s loss and resignation, Sir Kier Starmer...
Government under criticism as deals with the controversial US data analytics firm Palantir could hinder the Home Office’s claims about safety for illegal migrants who come forward for treatment and vaccination against COVID-19.  Rose Elizabeth Dodd investigates.  The Government has said that COVID-19 testing, treatment and vaccinations are free on the...
As of 12.01 pm on Wednesday, Donald J Trump was no longer President of the United States.  However, while he may have left office it his is legacy that will live on in the memory of the American people. Whether that is good or bad, depends primarily of how...
Is a Second American Civil War on the Horizon? Abraham Lincoln once proclaimed ‘a house divided against itself cannot stand’ . Yet, not since the secession of the south in 1860 has there been such a political divide across the United States of America. This past week, a country famous...
For months, Ugandans have witnessed a vicious presidential election campaign without precedent. While the incumbent, Yoweri Museveni, has enjoyed free rein on the campaign trail, his youthful main opponent Robert Kyagulanyi and his supporters have faced numerous obstacles – and physical assault. The result is a pervasive sense of...
The Chancellor must reverse decade-long cuts to local authority funding and hand greater control over taxes to councils in the Autumn Spending Review due today, the Green Party has urged. Ahead of Rishi Sunak’s announcement, the Greens have highlighted how the centralisation of power and funding has hampered the country’s...
It’s been nearly two weeks since the US election took place and there is still no definitive answer as to who will take the oath of office on January 20th, 2021. While the majority of the media has declared Joe Biden the projected winner with 290 electoral college votes,...
A cross party group of MPs’ including Brighton’s own Caroline Lucas has joined forces with the Good Law Project in an attempt to take legal action against how the government has awarded PPE contracts during the current pandemic. The organisation founder, Jo Maugham is claiming that the Prime Minister...